NSS Hindu College, Changanacherry, one of the most prestigious institutions of the Nair Service Society was founded in 1947, a significant year in the history of the nation. Amid hundreds of centres of higher education that sprang up in the Post Independence days across the state, the Hindu College remains unique as it has contributed substantially towards the moulding of the minds of generations thereby accelerating and stabilising the process of the cultural, educational and economic transformation of the society.The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) Re-accredited the Institution at B++ level in 2006.